Large Gumpaste Roses

Decorating By Britt-K Updated 23 Jun 2010 , 1:24pm by lynseyg2002

Britt-K Posted 23 Jun 2010 , 6:33am
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I am making a wedding cake next week with roses similar to the ones in the pic I posted. The roses are very large and I was wondering if anyone knew if they formed the petals by hand or if theres a larger cutter, etc. Thanks!

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tonedna Posted 23 Jun 2010 , 6:57am
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I use a large cutter on mine. They can be done with separate petals for a bigger rose.
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CourtneyLS99 Posted 23 Jun 2010 , 8:19am
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I made roses for the first time for a cake this past weekend. I got to finally use a large cutter I purchased online a while back!

lynseyg2002 Posted 23 Jun 2010 , 1:24pm
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For large roses, I use larger cutters and wire the petals. I pull back the edges and dry them on a ring made from twisting kitchen paper ( cheaper than buying a former). Then attach them to the rose when they are dry. HTH

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